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Bill Gates-backed history course now free online

Bill Gates-backed history course now free online | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
The Big History Project, originally taught at Macquarie University, is now available as a free eight-hour online course, thanks to Bill Gates. (Big #history course backed by @BillGates is now free online as an 8-hour course.
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The Limitations of the iPad

The Limitations of the iPad | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
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“ I’m not concerned that kids can’t learn to write English on an iPad, I’m concerned they can’t learn to write Python. If you believe that learning to code is a vital skill for young...
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Is The MOOC Hype Dying? | Via Meadia

Is The MOOC Hype Dying? | Via Meadia | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
Is the #MOOC hype dying? "There is plenty of room to disrupt #highered" http://t.co/CpwYeSErbD @wrmead #moocsmania
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Udacity's Sebastian Thrun, Godfather Of Free Online Education, Changes Course

Udacity's Sebastian Thrun, Godfather Of Free Online Education, Changes Course | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
He captivated the world with visions of selfdriving cars and Google Glass and has signed up 1.6 million students for online classes. So why is he...
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MOOC: Ready or not here it comes ! Nov 27th, 7 PM IST, 8.30 AM EST - India HR Chat

MOOC: Ready or not here it comes ! Nov 27th, 7 PM IST, 8.30 AM EST - India HR Chat | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
From Dr. Tanvi Gautam:   Hi everyone, Last chat we talked about social disrupting recruitment and this month we will talk about social disrupting learning. In particular we will explore the phenomenon of MOOC or massive open online courses.
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Homo Competens Blog: LeaderMOOC Behind the Scenes: the after-MOOC

LeaderMOOC Behind the Scenes: the after-MOOC http://t.co/D6Ed4KgGM0
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Professional, Continuing, and Online Education Update by UPCEA: Online ‘classrooms’ break the MOOC language barrier - Colleen Kimmett, University World News

Professional, Continuing, and Online Education Update by UPCEA: Online ‘classrooms’ break the MOOC language barrier - Colleen Kimmett, University World News | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
Online ‘classrooms’ break the MOOC language barrier - Colleen Kimmett, University World News: China ... http://t.co/L6zlP27WXh #HigherEd
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A List Of 75 MOOCs For Teachers & Students

A List Of 75 MOOCs For Teachers & Students | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
A List Of 75 MOOCs For Teachers & Students (RT @goyucel: Muhteşem bir kaynak öğretmen & öğrenciler için 75 #MOOC | http://t.co/pHv0S3R9Up via @TeachThought @justintarte)...
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Higher Education and Ed Tech News | Education Dive

Education Dive provides news, trends, jobs and resources for educators and administrators. Our easy to use mobile website and email updates put the education system in the palm of your hand.
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SXSWORLD - SXSWorld November 2013

SXSWORLD - SXSWorld November 2013 | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
“@Jessifer: MOOC Options and Audiences Grow, Future Influence Still Uncertain @SXSW World http://t.co/eGcUiqFpjr Interview w/ @slamteacher”
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The MOOC Backlash -- A Response ~ Stephen's Web

The MOOC Backlash -- A Response ~ Stephen's Web | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
Stephen's Web, the home page of Stephen Downes, with news and information on e-learning, new media, instructional technology, educational design, and related subjects (The Thrun watch continues - more about #moocs #mooc
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Comparison of Online MOOC Versus On Campus Course Delivery

Comparison of Online MOOC Versus On Campus Course Delivery | MOOCs future | Scoop.it

I report on the demographics and experiences of two cohorts of  students who completed an 8 week course. The cohorts include: 29,000 students who took the course via MOOC, and 100 students who took the course on campus at Georgia Tech. Of those students, the data is based on 879 respondents who completed the course online and 57 who completed the course on campus.  Both groups were provided the same curricula and were assessed according to the same criteria...

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Fiona Harvey's curator insight, November 24, 2013 2:09 PM

Fascinating.  Great to get so much 'proper' research. It will come by in waves now. 

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Google claims MOOCs SOLVE code-for-kids teacher training problem - Register

Google claims MOOCs SOLVE code-for-kids teacher training problem - Register | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
Google claims MOOCs SOLVE code-for-kids teacher training problem Register The revelation comes from Google Research, which has run its eye over the numbers emerging from Harvard University's Creative Computing Online Workshop, a six-week massively...
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Charting a new, job-friendly course for MnSCU - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Charting a new, job-friendly course for MnSCU - Minneapolis Star Tribune | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
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Charting a new, job-friendly course for MnSCU
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More online instruction will be available, and all 430,000 students will have more exposure to technology-enhanced pedagogy.
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Introduction to Hadoop and MapReduce - Udacity

Introduction to Hadoop and MapReduce - Udacity | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
The Apache™ Hadoop® project develops open-source software for reliable, scalable, distributed computing. Learn the fundamental principles behind it, and how you can use its power to make sense of your Big Data.
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#aln13 Keynote: @agarwaledu on Reinventing Education (with images, tweets) · SloanConsortium

Highlights from Anant Agarwal's #aln13 keynote at the 19th Annual International Conference on Online Learning.
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Online ‘classrooms’ break the MOOC language bar...

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Online ‘classrooms’ break the MOOC language barrier - University World News on E-Learning-Inclusivo (Mashup) curated by juandoming (See it on Scoop.it, via E-Learning-Inclusivo (Mashup)

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Zotero | People > Herve Le Crosnier > Library > MOOC : l'Europe contre-attaque - Actu sur Educpros

Zotero | People > Herve Le Crosnier > Library > MOOC : l'Europe contre-attaque - Actu sur Educpros | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
Zotero is a powerful, easy-to-use research tool that
helps you gather, organize, and analyze sources and then
share the results of your research.
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MOOC Research Initiative Grantees | MOOC Research

MOOC Research Initiative Grantees http://t.co/s5e5IDnFlO congrats @mweller @davecormier @allisonl @terguy & of course @gsiemens :)
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Navigating the New Pedagogy: Six Principles that Transform Teaching - Jeff Halstead - Download Educational

Navigating the New Pedagogy: Six Principles that Transform Teaching - Jeff Halstead - Download Educational | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
Navigating the New Pedagogy: Six Principles that Transform is written to give teachers a vision DOWNLOAD (#download Navigating the New Pedagogy: Six Principles that Transform Teaching - Jeff Halstead http://t.co/sTJI3k04Yj)...
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What If We Could Build Higher Education From Scratch? What Would It Look Like?

What If We Could Build Higher Education From Scratch?  What Would It Look Like? | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
What If We Could Build Higher Education From Scratch? What Would It Look Like? Join the #MOOC #highered http://t.co/A5iFXW9EMJ
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Education | MOOC Francophone

Education | MOOC Francophone | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
Le monde des #MOOC #Education #EdTech (RT @Benoit_Anger: Le monde des #MOOC #Education #EdTech via @pinterest http://t.co/HdC34dMtSr) (Education | @scoopit via @JeromeSimon http://t.co/mZlIl0ZCIK)...
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10 MOOC websites to Start Your Free Online Educ...

10 MOOC websites to Start Your Free Online Educ... | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
Image source: www.theinkwell.org 1. EdX EdX courses are designed to be interesting, fun and rigorous. They are the best courses, from the best professors and the best schools, spanning dozens of su...
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Online ‘classrooms’ break the MOOC language barrier - University World News

Online ‘classrooms’ break the MOOC language barrier - University World News | MOOCs future | Scoop.it
Online ‘classrooms’ break the MOOC language barrier - University World News: http://t.co/LZe30aIAFK
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The Coming MOOC Copyright Problem And Its Impact on Students and Universities

The Coming MOOC Copyright Problem And Its Impact on Students and Universities | MOOCs future | Scoop.it

Take a multi-platform digital mash-up of content contributed and remixed by professors, institutions, publishers, students and software, and let revenue-seeking companies distribute it globally. This (partially) describes MOOCs, but it’s also a full-on recipe for trouble on MOOC copyrights and ownership. That there have been no lawsuits so far is perhaps chiefly down to the fact that no MOOCs have any profits for attorneys to grab. Yet...

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